Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong smiled as his team secured a 3-1 victory over Valencia in La Liga on Sunday night before embarking on a crucial fixture.
Ansu Fati, Memphis Depay and Philippe Coutinho netted one goal each for the team to collect three points in the game. he won the title after losing two games in a row, which De Jong was happy with the results of the team in this game, helping to gain confidence before the important battle with Dynamo Kiev in European football and Real Madrid next week.
Barcelona win 3-1 over Valencia
“It was an important victory. This is the most important week of the season for us. We started well, got three points and it gives us a boost of confidence which is very important,” De Jong said.
“It’s always embarrassing when they score goals so quickly. But we respond very well. I think we play with intensity. I think that attitude is absolutely perfect.”
De Jong also spoke of Ansu Fati, who started the team after returning from injury, saying: “Ansu is very important with his speed. He faced the situation one-on-one. He scores a goal It’s important and it’s great to have him back in the starting XI again.” According to reports by ufabet